Josh Mandel, MD -- Faculty

Staff Scientist


Josh Mandel is a physician and software engineer with a special interest in building tools that support app developers new to the health domain. After earning an S.B. in computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.D. at the Tufts University School of Medicine, he joined the faculty of the Children’s Hospital Informatics Program and Harvard Medical School, where he serves as lead architect for the SMART Platforms team ( With SMART, he’s helping to foster an ecosystem of “substitutable” medical applications that can run in multiple EMRs, PHRs, and data mining platforms.